We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

Scotts Must Face Widow's Lawn Fertilizer Asbestos Suit

Law360 (July 12, 2018, 4:35 PM EDT) -- The Scotts Co. LLC lost its bid to escape a New Jersey lawsuit alleging a man contracted mesothelioma in part from his exposure to asbestos in a Scotts fertilizer product after the state Supreme Court refused to second-guess an appellate opinion restoring his widow’s lawsuit based on new evidence.

In an order made available Thursday, the state’s highest court denied a petition for certification from the lawn and garden products business in challenging the state appellate decision last February that reinstated the complaint from Adrianne Brandecker,...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.